Writer Spotlight: Melanie F
Meet writer Melanie F from Hillsboro, WV!
Q. If you had a catchphrase, what would it be?
A. Wer immer strebend sich bemueht, den koennen wir erloesen (from Faust)
Q. What is your day job super power?
A. Word count precision
Q. Best advice you’ve ever received?
A. “Write by the seat of your pants” (you put the seat of your pants in your desk chair and keep it there until you’ve written something).
Q. Favorite hat?
A. Pointed witch hat, in black, of course.
Q. If there was a movie based on your life, what actor/actress would play you?
A. Mary Steenburgen
Q. What would the title of the movie be?
A. “Who the hell is Melanie F.?”
Q. Favorite thing about WA?
A. Respect for the written word.
Q. Favorite writer, dead or alive?
A. Changes constantly
Q. What’s your guilty pleasure?
A. Dark chocolate
Q. Favorite breakfast food?
A. Peppermint tea
Q. Little known fact about you?
A. I can yodel; loudly, not well.
Q. What can’t you live without?
A. A dream
Q. What advice would you like to leave off with for your fellow writers?
A. Keep at it. Writing is one of the few abilities that gets better with age.
Thanks Melanie! Check out our blog every Wednesday for a new interview with one of our super talented and always interesting WriterAccess writers!